Our Clinical Services
Services at a glance
Medical Specialities Cardiology Endocrinology Gastroenterology General Medicine Haematology Hepatology Oncology Respiratory Medicine Rheumatology Medical Specialists For more information about all our visiting specialists please see the Specialist List provided. Other For more information about the Admission & Discharge process, Fees, what to pack etc. please refer to the Patients & Visitors section.
Western Private Hospital offers High Dependency Care for both surgical and medical patients. It is located in our Eleanor Street building and has highly trained critical care nurses who work with a range of allied health professionals to get you moving and assist with a swift recovery
Overview Many of the procedures carried out in our Operating Theatres necessitate a hospital stay following surgery while many others are carried out as Day Surgery procedures. In most cases, patients do not need to be admitted until the day of their surgery. Not everyone is fit enough for day surgery. Careful assessment of your […]
Overview Western Private Hospital was the first private hospital to offer medical, surgical, chemotherapy and radiation oncology care at a fully accredited facility all on one site. Chemotherapy treatments are available for overnight and day patients. This treatment is provided by expert staff in a modern comfortable facility. The oncology day centre is an ambulatory (walk-in/walk-out) […]
ABOUT WESTERN PRIVATE HOSPITAL
Western Private Hospital offers services encompassing the areas of medical, surgical, cardiology and oncology.
Our facility includes a coronary care unit, day surgery ward and a day oncology unit. We have state of the art operating theatres and a cardiac catheter laboratory. Our medical staff are supported by radiology and pathology departments, a range of allied health care providers, onsite pharmacy and pastoral care workers. Western Private Hospital works in an ethical and caring manner to deliver leading edge care to the community. We have an ongoing commitment to professional development always striving to be the best at what we do, rightly earning the motto “Best in the West”. Western Private Hospital is proud to be the home of the E. J. Whitten Cancer Treatment Centre set up with the help of the E.J. Whitten Foundation. In conjunction with the Centre, a range of comprehensive diagnostic and radiation oncology services are available onsite – making diagnosis and treatment convenient for patients. We support the E.J. Whitten Foundation in its aim to increase the Australian community’s awareness of prostate cancer and raise funds for research into the disease.
Dr Leslie Norton
Dr Norton came to Western General Hospital in 1973, where he was the first Gastroenterologist and the only Endoscopist at the Hospital for the following 10 years, consulting on General Medicine and Gastroenterology cases. Dr Norton retired from the hospital after 35 years and...Find out more
Mr William Pianta
William Pianta is an Orthopaedic Surgeon specialising in Hip, Knee and Shoulder surgery. He takes a holistic approach to his patients’ orthopaedic problems, assessing each patient within the context of their medical and social circumstances. William completed his orthopaedic training in Victoria and...Find out more
Dr Saw Yee Yap
Qualifications: MBBS (HON), FRACS. Areas of Interest: Solid tumour cancers. Lung cancers. Gastrointestinal tract cancers.Find out more